Factors Predicting Meniscal Allograft Transplantation Failure

  title={Factors Predicting Meniscal Allograft Transplantation Failure},
  author={B Parkinson and Nicholas A. Smith and Laura Asplin and Peter J M Thompson and Tim Spalding},
  booktitle={Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine},
BACKGROUND Meniscal allograft transplantation (MAT) is performed to improve symptoms and function in patients with a meniscal-deficient compartment of the knee. Numerous studies have shown a consistent improvement in patient-reported outcomes, but high failure rates have been reported by some studies. The typical patients undergoing MAT often have multiple… CONTINUE READING